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Today I spoke with Dean Lawrence Mitchell of Case Western Reserve University Law School about its new “client-ready” practical skills program. I wanted to know more about its program, and I especially wanted to hear why Dean Mitchell thought CWRU could avoid the the lackluster results Washington & Lee ran into when it tried something […]
Case Western Reserve University School of Law is the latest to overhaul its curriculum to cater to what law firms say they want: young lawyers who can hit the ground running.
Maybe law schools don't need to change; maybe we just need to reduce the role law schools play in legal education.
On a weekend or late at night you may need to know how to file or scan a document. What emergency skills are most necessary?
Law school success starts with law students creating a positive impression with law school professors.
How law students can benefit from having a mentor during law school.
Law schools offer practical skill classes that law students should take advantage of.
Finding happiness can be difficult for lawyers. We frequently hear about negativity in the legal profession. We, as lawyers, can choose to be happy.